The Atlanta Braves and Pittsburgh Pirates played 19 innings on Tuesday only to finish with a controversial call involving Julio Lugo. The outcome demands instant replay. [READ MORE →]
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Zach steps back to examine what just might be the most heretical question in sports…
It’s Friday, so that means another edition of Rich’s Replies – this week I received three emails and one comment, so let’s get started with the emails.
1. American League Gold Gloves: The American League Gold Glove Award winners were announced. At pitcher, you have Mark Buehrle winning his second. At catcher, Joe Mauer won for a third time. At first base, Mark Teixeira won for a fourth time.
1. Adam Dunn looking at four years: According to multiple reports, the Washington Nationals had a three-year deal in place that would allow Adam Dunn to remain a National and their power hitting lefty. Instead, he wants a four-year deal and will be testing the free agent market. The Nationals had this three-year deal out [...]
This is the sixth in a series of articles dealing with baseball’s greatest players, position by position, culminating in an overall list of the greatest players. This volume covers Left Field. Who are the greatest in MLB History? Continue reading to find out.
I am a Non-Traditional Sports Fan by instinct, a writer by trade… and a cook to pay the bills. Unfortunately, working a job in catering has a tendency to throw off my cadence. The summer doldrums — you know, the ones that fans who remain attuned solely to the rhythms of American sport often decry [...]